Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A hen's egg.
- ‘Joh became a nurse and one day, while feeding an elderly patient breakfast an orderly asked her to toss him a ‘cackleberry’.’
- ‘‘You want me to check the chicken house for some cackleberries?’’
- ‘I think I am gonna get me some cackleberries and bacon and another mug of jumpstart and get caloried up to go think about doing some work today.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.